Meetings & Events

General Information & Announcements


Congress of Christian Education 110th Annual Session
June 22-26, 2015
Detroit, Michigan - Cobo Center

On this page you'll find general information and announcements concerning the Congress Annual Session.

 


Registration

Pre-Registration 

  • Register by mail through May 31, 2015
  • Register Online through June 12, 2015

On-site Registration

  • Register on site at the Convention Center beginning Saturday, June 20, 2015

 


Venue Information

Cobo Center
1 Washington Blvd.
Detroit, MI 48226
Phone:  313-877-8777
Fax:  313-877-8577
http://www.cobocenter.com/ 

 

 

Detroit Convention and Visitors Bureau

Click on the image to the right to visit the Detroit Visitors Bureau.  There you will find information on sights, events, tours, places to eat and shop and entertainment in Detorit, MI  [www.visitdetroit.com]

2015 Congress Annual Session News & Information

Laymen Sponsor Missions, Education and Evangelism Dinner in Detroit

On June 24, 2015 at 5:30 pm in Detroit, the National Baptist Laymen will sponsor a Missions, Education and Evangelism dinner in Detroit during the Congress Annual Session.  The event will feature speaker …Read More

Laymen Publish Congress Annual Session Comprehensive Schedule

The National Baptist Laymen have published a comprehensive schedule of events for the National Baptist Congress Annual Session, June 22-26, 2015 to be held in Detroit, Michigan.  With so many activities and classes to …Read More

ATTENTION Congress Delegates: June 22 Detroit fireworks info and city-wide curfew rules

Dear National Baptist Congress of Christian Education Host/Attendees: This letter contains an important update to the letter you received on Monday evening. Please disregard the earlier letter and replace it with the …Read More

Laymen announce Prison Ministry Schedule for Congress Annual Session

The National Baptist Laymen announce their schedule of activities for their Prison Ministry to be held during the Congress Annual Session in Detroit, MI, June 22-26, 2015.   [click the image to download the schedule]

Moderators President Canada Congress Letter and line up of preachers and teachers

Moderators, Associations, Districts, Pastors and Preachers: Greetings in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus the Christ. It is with great pleasure and with grand anticipation that I look forward to seeing each of you in …Read More

​Laymen's Detroit Congress Evangelism & Outreach Effort

Dear Fellow Laymen & Supporters: National Baptist Congress Street Evangelism/Witnessing Effort will be at the Martin Luther King Apartments, 595 Chene St., Detroit, Michigan. Less than 10 minute drive from the Convention …Read More

Message from Congress President Waddles

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Grace and peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.   We are looking forward to seeing you at the 10th Annual Session of the Congress of Christian …Read More

Congress Annual Session Preachers' for General Sessions and Special Programs

The line up of preachers for the general sessions and special programs has been announced.  You won't want to miss these dynamic messengers of God scheduled to preach throughout the week, June 22-26, 2015.

Congress Annual Session Closed Classes List as of May 20, 2015

The list of closed classes as of May 20, 2015 has been published for the 110th Annual Session of the National Baptist Congress of Christian Education.  If you are planning to attend, be sure to check this list before …Read More

The 2015 Congress Musical Concert

The Detroit Host Committee invites you to attend the Annual Congress Musical Concert, Tuesday, June 23, 2015 at 7:30 PM at the Cobo Center.  This year the concert features the Michigan Baptist Fellowship …Read More

iROCK Young Adult Explosion and Cafe are Back!!!

iROCK Young Adult Explosion June 25, 2015 - 7:00 PM iROCK Café June 24, 2015 - 5:00 PM @ the Congress of Christian Education Annual Session Cobo Center - …Read More

Pastors and Ministers Division Preachers Announced

Message from Dr. Tellis J. Chapman, Director, Pastors and Ministers Division: Greetings All! Welcome aboard to the work of our National Baptist Convention Pastors and Ministers Division. It is with honor …Read More

ATTENTION ALL CHAPLAINS: 2015 Chaplains Institute is canceled!

May 6, 2015 TO: All NBC, USA, INC. CHAPLAINS FROM:  Dr. Charles F. Thomas Sr., Ecclesiastical Endorser and Dr. Floyd Lacey, Director, Chaplain’s Institute   SUBJECT: …Read More

Home Mission Board Rally at the Annual Session of the Congress of Christian Education

HOME MISSION BOARD RALLY The Home Mission Ministry Theme:  “Caring and Sharing the Master’s Mercy & Might” (Micah 6:6-8; Matt. 25:34-40; Luke 4:16-21; Eph. 6:10-12) Tuesday, …Read More

Congress Annual Session Late Night Line Up

The line up of late night preachers has been announced by Dr. F.B. Mitchell, Chairman of Late Night Worship Services.  Late Night Worship will be held from June 23-25, 2015.  All services are at the …Read More

The Detroit People Mover makes getting around the Congress Annual Session easy!

Detroit People Mover Welcome to Downtown Detroit! We are pleased to offer service on the Detroit People Mover, which will be a safe, quick and effective means of transportation between your host hotel and other …Read More

Congress Annual Session President's Education Banquet Tickets on Sale Now!

You're invited to join us for the President's Education Banquet at the Congress of Christian Education Annual Session.  Proceeds from the Banquet help fund the college scholarships awarded to deserving …Read More

Check It Out: There's Something for EVERYONE at the Congress Annual Session!

Calling ALL National Baptists!  This is your invitation to join with 30,000 delegates from all across the country as we meet in Detroit, Michigan for "Faith-Building, Fellowship and Fireworks." …Read More

Courtesy Car Drivers Needed for Congress of Christian Education Annual Session

The Transportation Committee of the Michigan Baptist Fellowship, the Official Host of the 2015 National Baptist Congress of Christian Education, is seeking Courtesy Car Drivers!  If you are interested in becoming a …Read More

Souvenir Journal Committee Accepting Applications for the Congress Annual Session Book

The Detroit Local Host Committee is now accepting applications for the Souvenir Journal to be published for the 110th Annual Session of the Congress of Christian Education.  The session will be held in Detroit, …Read More

Congress Health Ministry (H.O.P.E.) Schedule and Call for Health Fair Vendors

​The H.O.P.E. Health Ministry of the Congress of Christian Education has announced it's schedule of activities for the Annual Session to be held in Detroit, Michigan.  H.O.P.E. will have …Read More

Your Special Invitation to the 110th Annual Session of the Congress of Christian Education

Dear Pastors, Christian Education Leaders and Delegates, Grace and joy to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ!   We look forward to seeing you in Detroit, Michigan, June 21 – 26, …Read More

Pre-Register for the 2015 Congress of Christian Education Annual Session in Detroit!

Pre-registration is now open for the 110th Annual Session of the National Baptist Congress of Christian Education.  With over 280 Classes, special events, preaching, banquets and more, this is one Congress Annual …Read More

2015 Chaplain's Professional Development Institute Announced

The 2015 Chaplains Professional Development Institute attendance is required of all Chaplains endorsed through the Office of the Ecclesiastical Endorser of our Convention.  Exceptions can be made when coordinated, in …Read More

2015 Congress of Christian Education Message from Dean Elliott Cuff

On behalf of Dr. Jerry Young, our national convention president, and Dr. George W. Waddles, the president of our National Baptist Congress of Christian Education, welcome to Detroit, Michigan.  This week promises to be …Read More

New Hotels Added for the Congress of Christian Education Annual Session in Detroit

Two new hotels were added for delegates to select from for the National Baptist Congress Annual Session to be held in Detroit, MI, June 22-26, 2015.  Click here to download the latest housing form that includes a …Read More

Concessions and Exhibitor Application for Congress is Now Available! Hurry, Earlybird ends 2/22/2015!

The application for concessions/exhibitors for the Congress of Christian Education Annual Session to be held in Detroit, MI June 22-26, 2015 is now available for downloading.  Earlybird specials offer $100 off the …Read More

Hotel Reservation Forms for Detroit Congress Meeting Are Available!

Hotel/Housing application forms for the Congress of Christian Education 110th Annual Session are now available for downloading. The meeting will be held in Detroit, Michigan, June 22-26, 2015.   Deadlines: …Read More

Congress Board Meeting Announcement

Grace and Peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ! January 6, …Read More

4th Annual College Fair, Detroit, MI - Applications Available

Greetings! The National Baptist Congress of Christian Education An Auxiliary of  the National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. will hold its 110th Annual Session in Detroit, Michigan on June 22-26, …Read More

Laymen Announce Congress Annual Session Designated Housing

Designated Housing National Congress Now Open Detroit, MI Crown Plaza Downtown Riverfront  Laymen's Headquarter Hotel $149 Per Night + …Read More